METHUEN — The Methuen Garden Glub is offering a $500 scholarship for the winning essay by a graduating high-school senior in Methuen.

Applications are available in high-school guidance offices and at, Candidates’ essays must address this topic: “Our city is currently working on a master plan for Methuen’s future. What will you personally undertake to insure the environmental beauty of Methuen for future generations?”

Interested candidates should contact Linda Yuele at 978-687-9892 for more information.